Pope Tawadros II
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and patriarch of the See of St. Mark, inaugurated the Cathedral of St. Macarius at his monastery in Wadi El-Natrun on Tuesday.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese cabled greetings to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Eid al Adha, Monday.
Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St Mark, on Thursday congratulated Muslims on the occasion of the Eid al-Adha, expressing his wishes of a blessed Eid.
This came during the head of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Church, on Tuesday attending a ceremony marking the anniversary of the entry of the "Holy Family" to Egypt
In a statement released on Tuesday, the pontiff expressed his deep sadness for the demise of Patriarch Krikor Bedros.
The church called all parties to go to the negotiating table to stem bloodshed.
Pope Tawadros explained that the church would take all legal procedures to regain this usurped religious site.
Head of Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros II greeted Muslims and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on the Islamic holy feast of Eid Al-Fitr set to start in the coming few days.
The pope will not receive any guests in light of the preventive measures taken to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the spokesman of the Coptic Church Moussa Ibrahim said.
Sisi hailed the good bonds of fraternity and sincere feelings shared by all Egyptians, Muslims and Christians.
The pontiff will receive no worshippers wishing to offer greetings over the occasion to avoid crowds, the spokesman added.
The Palm Sunday, celebrated by all churches in and outside Egypt, falls on the Sunday before Easter.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St Mark led, Wednesday the ritual preparation of the holy chrism oil for the 40th time in the history of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Monastery of Saint Bishoy n Wadi El Natrun, Beheira Governorate.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria expected to lead the Epiphany mass on Monday evening, amid strict precautionary measures and without any popular or attendance of audience due to coronavirus.
He wished the New Year would be full of happiness, welfare, safety, protection, love, health and prosperity to all humankind.
The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated on Sunday the end of the Apostles’ Fast with a mass held by Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese.
As for marriage and baptism ceremonies, only six to seven people will attend to ensure that the virus will not spread among the attendees
Pope Francis’ call marked the seventh anniversary of his meeting with Tawadros II in Rome on May 10, 2013.
The pope wished Aoun would realize the Lebanese people's aspirations and achieve more stability and prosperity.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Marks Diocese on Saturday thanked President Abdel Fattah El Sisi for his greetings on the occasion of Easter.